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reef in Chinese

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  • Phrases

    n.
    1.【地质学;地理学】暗礁,礁脉;沙洲。
    2.【矿物】矿脉;含金石英脉。
    n.
    【航海】(便于减少受风面积的)缩帆部,榫帆部。 let [skake, take] out the reefs 放开帆篷。 take in a reef 收缩帆篷;〔比喻〕缩减(用费等);慎重行事。
    vt.
    收缩(帆篷)。
Examples
  • The ship was wrecked on the hidden reef .
    那艘船撞到暗礁沉没了。
  • The captain ordered to reef the sails for docking .
    船长下令收帆以靠港。
  • An atoll is a circular reef surrounding a lagoon .
    环礁是环绕着一个泻湖的环形礁石。
  • Older reefs become cemented up .
    老礁块胶结起来。
  • The pilot guided us through the dangerous reefs .
    这位引航员引导我们通过了危险的暗礁区。
  • Alternatively, reefs may extend linearly across basins .
    此外,暗礁可横穿盆地呈带状延伸。
  • The motorboat cut across swift currents and skirted dangerous reefs .
    汽艇穿过激流,绕过险滩。
  • The ship struck on a reef .
    船触礁了。
  • A coral reef may build up to the surface of the tropical ocean .
    在热带海洋,珊瑚礁可一直筑到海面。
  • The main chromitite seam and the merensky reef do not outcrop well .
    主铬铁岩矿层及麦仑斯基矿层出露不好。
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English
    Noun
  • one of several strips across a sail that can be taken in or rolled up to lessen the area of the sail that is exposed to the wind

  • a submerged ridge of rock or coral near the surface of the water

  • Verb
  • reduce (a sail) by taking in a reef

  • roll up (a portion of a sail) in order to reduce its area

  • lower and bring partially inboard; "reef the sailboat''s mast"

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